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looking for a way to improve upwind sailing.

Hi, I am in the process of restoring a wharram tiki 30, and think it should perform better than it does now. What kind of angle is normal f…

Started by Bart

28 Aug 10, 2017
Reply by Bart

How to post in the FORUM

This article details how to make a quality original post on our FORUMS, which includes adding external links, photos, video, and other type…

Started by Budget Boater

1 Jun 30, 2017
Reply by Ian Bamsey

replacement for tiki 26 tillers

One of my tillers broke as a friend of my son used it to lever himslef out of the water... just thinking about alternatives  than bent wood…

Started by Johnny Martin

1 Jun 16, 2017
Reply by Brett Parker

Lashings for my Pahi 31

Hi everybody! I am considering how I will rebuild the lashing system for my Pahi 31. From what I have been able to understand from lookin…

Started by James Stewart

5 May 30, 2017
Reply by Lovako

Importing a Wharram Built by Gunther Nutt or Andy Smith

Hello, I think this discussion could go in many different directions.....which is just fine as it seems like a complicated gauntlet with ma…

Started by Steve Denton

6 Mar 14, 2017
Reply by Steve Denton

trailer loading- winch on or float on?

Well I am truly closing in on the end of this decade long project...  My ironworker friend has my flatbed trailer and will be converting it…

Started by curt goodnight

11 Mar 12, 2017
Reply by Bruce Williams

Love me tender.

Hi all,i am looking at building a stitch and glue tender.I have a little 2hp motor.Something that would fit in front of the mast on a tiki…

Started by paul anderson

8 Jan 3, 2017
Reply by Lee Dilkes

What is the flare angle on a Tiki 26?

Could someone measure and tell me the flare angle or V angle of a Tiki 26 hull? Thanks

Started by Aneblanc

5 Jan 2, 2017
Reply by Andrés

Netting beams lashed or bolted?

Anybody out there got any idea's on whether I should lash on my netting beams or bolt them?  As l have just finished putting beam lashings…

Started by matt connolly

10 Dec 31, 2016
Reply by matt connolly

What is the cheapest and optimal size and type of Wharram for travel and life on board, solo or duo ?

Hello,I write from france ( sorry for my english vocabulary! )I plan to probably buy a boat soon, both economic , simple and "modest" , in…

Started by apache

18 Dec 28, 2016
Reply by Big tane


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